Elvis Andrus is back in the leadoff spot, and Jurickson Profar is batting second for the first game of today's scheduled doubleheader against the Diamondbacks.
Lance Berkman will be available off the bench for Game 1, and said he's leaving it up to manager Ron Washington if he wants to start him at first base for the nightcap.
Texas vs. LHP Tyler Skaggs: 1. Elvis Andrus, ss; 2. Jurickson Profar, 2b; 3. Adrian Beltre, 3b; 4. Nelson Cruz, rf; 5. Mitch Moreland, 1b; 6. Jeff Baker, lf; 7. Geovany Soto, c; 8. Craig Gentry, cf; 9. Martin Perez, lhp.
Arizona vs. LHP Martin Perez: 1. A.J. Pollock, cf; 2. Didi Gregorious, ss; 3. Paul Goldschmidt, 1b; 4. Cody Ross, lf; 5. Martin Prado, 3b; 6. Gerardo Parra, rf; 7. Wil Nieves, c; 8. Cliff Pennington, 2b; 9. Tyler Skaggs, lhp.